SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"And then I started noticing the safety pin jewelry."
Shelly Foote

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"Collecting for September 11 has probably been the most important thing I've done..."
Michelle Delaney
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"...think about who we are and what our nation stands for."
Jim Gardner





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This crumpled piece of exterior sheathing from the World Trade Center was recovered from the debris pile...
New York State Trooper Rick Scranton and his search dog Theo used this equipment to find victims of the...
This damaged structural bracket from the World Trade Center was recovered from the debris pile...
This apron is covered with uniform patches from grateful patrons of Nino's restaurant, a relief center...